Mia’s past is played. And it is revealed that after she left her home to go to a photography school, she meets a man who pleads with her to carry his kid he says he and his wife has been trying to have kids but can’t:so, they are looking for a surrogate who looks likes her to help them.
Young Mia is staying with a female professor-Molene who suddenly becomes her friend and companion but is pressured because she can’t come up with money for her fees: so, she agrees to be their surrogate.
After she started showing, Mia’s brother- WARREN went to see her and is shocked at first but later supports her through her decision.
Warren dies in an accident:she goes home but her parents wouldn’t let her attend the funeral because of her choices. The pregnancy. Mia leaves with her brother’s car and after a while, she gives birth. Mia calls Molene’s number: Anita picks up and tells her that Molene’s passed away. Mia goes away with Pearl.
Elena’s past is played and it portrays a mother of 3: who just resumed work after taking maternity leave- MICHAEL/MOODIE and eager to resume work and take charge again but she finds out that she is pregnant again and is devastated. And a confused Elena who tries to take care of her young kids, struggles and drives away one night to go see her ex: they almost had sex but Elena shuffles back and leaves; she got home and is more relaxed. Her husband finds out that she went to see Jimmy but didn’t say anything.
Guest Starring- HAUANG LU as Bebe Chow
-TIFFANY BOONE as Young Mia
-RICHARD EGGLESTON as Marisa
-AUSTIN BASIS as Principal Peters
-COLBY FRENCH as LOU
-ISABEL GRAVIT as April Jarvis
-STEVONE HART as Brian Harlins
-MICHAEL LANAHAN as Counselor
-SENTA MOSES MIKAN as Ms.DEVORE
-JAIME RAY NEWMAN as Elizabeth Manwill
-PAUL YEN as Scott
– COLBY FRENCH as LOU
– ISABEL GRAVITT as April Jarvis
-ROB NAGLE as BRUCE
-JOHN PIRRUCCELLO as Stu
Co-Starring- JIM JEPSON as Cop
PAM COOK as Phoebe
CARIE KAWA as Angela Wong
CECE McINTYRE as Jessica
RICH MORROW as Young Black Man
TASHA AMES as Debbie Jarvis
DEREK BRANDON as Jim
PEDRO CORREA as Frattiest Guy
KERRYNTON JONES as Tia
JOHN PATRICK JORDAN as Kyle
DYLAN KENIN as Fire Captain McCarthy
DAVE MARTIN as Bus Driver
MADDIE McCORMICK as Jen R
AMANDA REED as Judgey Cashier
MARVIN RYAN as DJ
LISA YAMADA as Serena Wong
Co-Producers:AMANDA KAY PRICE, ASHLEY STRUMWASSER & JORDAN HALL.
Associate Producer: KAITLYN FAHEY
Additional casting by: POPING AUYEUNH, csa
Unit Production manager: BRAD YACOBIAN
First Assistant Director: LUKE MAXCY
Second Assistant Director: KIRISA GAVRIN
Poems by: SHANNON HOUSTON
Production Designer: JESSICA KENDER
Set Designer: RHEA REBBE
Script Supervisor: TRISHA BURTON
Script Coordinator: TATHIANA MONACELLA
Casting Associate: MATT LANDER
Casting Assistant: BRITTANY WILLIAMS
Extras casting: SHANNON AVALOS
Assistant Editor: LINDSAY ARMSTRONG
Music Coordinator: TASHA AMES
Music by: MARK ISHAM & ISABELLA SUMMERS
Casting by: DAVID RUBIN
Edited by: AMELIA ALLWARDEN
Co-executive producer: AMY TALKINGTON, RAAMLA MOHAMED , ATTICA LOCKE, NANCY WON, MERRI HOWARD.
Executive Producers: LYNN SHELTON, LIZ TIGELAAR, KERRY WASHINTON, PILAR SAVONE, REESE WITHERSPOON & LAUREN NEUSTADTER.
Producer: CELESTE NG, SHANNON HOUSTON, ROSA HANDELMAN & HARROS DANNOW
BASED UPON THE BOOK BY CELESTE NG.
DEVELOPED FOR TELEVISION BY LIZ TIGELAAR
Written for Television by NANCY WON
DIRECTED BY MICHAEL WEAVER.
Episode 6-Duration: 55 minutes
BEST DAY EVER production.
AN ABC SIGNATURE & HELLO SUNSHINE Production.
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